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The Examiner
Fort Osage teacher facing test - for Teacher of the YearLindsay Thompson and six other teachers in Missouri learned just last Wednesday
Fort Osage teacher facing test - for Teacher of the Year
The Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
Lindsay Thompson and six other teachers in Missouri learned just last Wednesday that they had been selected as finalists for Missouri Teacher of the Year. With the finalist interviews today in Jefferson City – 45 minutes in front of a panel and then... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Dread not our afrosPupils at Pretoria Girls High School clashed with school officials this week, s
Dread not our afros
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
Pupils at Pretoria Girls High School clashed with school officials this week, staging a protest over a policy that allegedly led to black pupils being told to straighten their natural hair. The furore comes as a UCT dermatologist told a Department... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopian First Special Needs Academician Laureate - Prof. Tirussew TeferraHis goes by the name of Laureate Prof. Tirussew Teferra. He is a researcher, te
Ethiopian First Special Needs Academician Laureate - Prof. Tirussew Teferra
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
His goes by the name of Laureate Prof. Tirussew Teferra. He is a researcher, teacher, trainer and dedicated servant of the community. He earned a doctoral degree in education from Humboldt University in Berlin. He is an expert in the special needs... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Celebrating 240 years of serviceNineteen members of the Northeastern Junior College faculty and staff were reco
Celebrating 240 years of service
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Nineteen members of the Northeastern Junior College faculty and staff were recognized with service awards at the start of the 2016 Fall Semester. Combined, the group represents 240 years of service at Northeastern. Receiving recognition for 25 years... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Ted's storyMARSHALL - Back in the summer of 1993, Ted Stamp had just graduated from high s
Ted's story
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
MARSHALL - Back in the summer of 1993, Ted Stamp had just graduated from high school and was looking forward to going to college. Less than a month after graduation, he sustained a spinal cord injury that left him a quadriplegic and paralyzed from... Read more
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Marshall Independent
What a rush — a new year at SMSU- For the past week, the Southwest Minnesota State university campus has been b
What a rush — a new year at SMSU
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
- For the past week, the Southwest Minnesota State university campus has been bustling with activity as students, staff and faculty are gearing up for a new academic year. Coupled with the Marshall community's Sounds of Summer celebration and... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Job Alert forSusanne Brunner shares Job Alert on Facebook weekly. Click here and Like her pa
Job Alert for
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Susanne Brunner shares Job Alert on Facebook weekly. Click here and Like her page for updates. ====================================================== Employer: Jefferson County Library Job Title: Library Director Help us build a bright future for... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Many first days of school for Mike WildeAfter 56 years, you might think the novelty associated with the first day of sc
Many first days of school for Mike Wilde
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
After 56 years, you might think the novelty associated with the first day of school would wear off. Not so for longtime Glenwood Springs High School teacher and now teacher coach Mike Wilde. “There’s just an intrinsic excitement surrounding the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra celebrates the 40th anniversary of the ACT public college systemThe concept of moving schools for years 11 and 12 may seem bizarre to students
Canberra celebrates the 40th anniversary of the ACT public college system
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
The concept of moving schools for years 11 and 12 may seem bizarre to students in many parts of Australia that are unfamiliar with Canberra's secondary college system . But Gungahlin College Student Bailey Lutton​ is confident the flexibility that... Read more
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The Hindu
Divided by language and culture, united by love for TirukkuralIt’s 8.25 a.m. one Tuesday. Class III student S. Sundar, a Nepalese by origin,
Divided by language and culture, united by love for Tirukkural
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
It’s 8.25 a.m. one Tuesday. Class III student S. Sundar, a Nepalese by origin, waits for his fellow countrymate, friend and classmate, S. Anish, and seniors Kushwanth, a Class VIII Marwari student, Arpan Dubey, a Bengali and Sushanth, who speaks... Read more
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The Hindu
Divided by language and culture, united by love for TirukkuralWith 200 days of recitation completed without any hitch, the students are now a
Divided by language and culture, united by love for Tirukkural
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
With 200 days of recitation completed without any hitch, the students are now aiming to enter the Guinness Book of World of Records. It’s 8.25 a.m. one Tuesday. Class III student S. Sundar, a Nepalese by origin, waits for his fellow countrymate,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘It’s kind of cool to be starting at a brand new school’There were nerves for everybody as 45 students and more than a dozen teachers h
‘It’s kind of cool to be starting at a brand new school’
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
There were nerves for everybody as 45 students and more than a dozen teachers had their first day in a new Cork second-level school yesterday morning. But there was excitement in even greater measure as the youngsters from around East Cork became a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Khwezi's pain is that of all rape accusersShe told a daily newspaper this was because her community had been calling her
Khwezi's pain is that of all rape accusers
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
She told a daily newspaper this was because her community had been calling her names like "esincane" (little b*tch) and her parents have been saying she is a disgrace to their family. The source of all this misery is her 45-year-old teacher at... Read more
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The Atlantic
Good School, Rich School; Bad School, Poor SchoolHARTFORD, Conn.—This is one of the wealthiest states in the union. But thousand
Good School, Rich School; Bad School, Poor School
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
HARTFORD, Conn.—This is one of the wealthiest states in the union. But thousands of children here attend schools that are among the worst in the country. While students in higher-income towns such as Greenwich and Darien have easy access to guidance... Read more
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Ipswich Star
GCSE results: Ipswich pupils make teachers proud as many do better than their predecessorsthan their predecessors Students at Stoke High School - Ormiston Academy celeb
GCSE results: Ipswich pupils make teachers proud as many do better than their predecessors
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
than their predecessors Students at Stoke High School - Ormiston Academy celebrating their GCSE results this morning. Early GCSE results from secondary schools in Ipswich are showing improvements across the town. To send a link to this page... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Broke Govt to Hire More TeachersZimbabwe's education department is set to employ more mathematics and science t
Broke Govt to Hire More Teachers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Zimbabwe's education department is set to employ more mathematics and science teachers in the next two years, despite an ongoing government job freeze, state media reported on Monday. According to the Herald newspaper, Higher Education Minister... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Lifetime Adds to True-Crime Craze with a Real-Life MonsterClass A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Cente
Lifetime Adds to True-Crime Craze with a Real-Life Monster
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Class A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Center Gas allowance for travel to and from work Top Pay & $1,500.00 Sign on Bonus available! Resume to: ESA235@aol.com or call Frank at 508-798-9100 or... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Women of Influence to be recognized“Influence: (n) the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, o
Women of Influence to be recognized
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
“Influence: (n) the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something, or the effect itself.” Six women will be honored Wednesday night for their work and impact in the Topeka community as part of the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Funerals TodayClass A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Cente
Funerals Today
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Class A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Center Gas allowance for travel to and from work Top Pay & $1,500.00 Sign on Bonus available! Resume to: ESA235@aol.com or call Frank at 508-798-9100 or... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Recent DeathsClass A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Cente
Recent Deaths
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Class A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Center Gas allowance for travel to and from work Top Pay & $1,500.00 Sign on Bonus available! Resume to: ESA235@aol.com or call Frank at 508-798-9100 or... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
7 Reasons Bachelor in Paradise Is Having Its Best Season YetClass A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Cente
7 Reasons Bachelor in Paradise Is Having Its Best Season Yet
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Class A & B Techs & Quick Lube/Tire Techs East Side Napa Auto Care & Tire Center Gas allowance for travel to and from work Top Pay & $1,500.00 Sign on Bonus available! Resume to: ESA235@aol.com or call Frank at 508-798-9100 or... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Young teens more risky than peersRegional teens more risky on Snapchat than Facebook. STUDENTS in their early t
Young teens more risky than peers
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
Regional teens more risky on Snapchat than Facebook. STUDENTS in their early teens are more likely to use social media for inappropriate or bullying purposes than their younger or older peers, a regional survey has found. Early results from a... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Box Office: Ben-Hur Is a Massive DisappointmentChief Procurement Officer Worcester Housing Authority The WHA is the second lar
Box Office: Ben-Hur Is a Massive Disappointment
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Chief Procurement Officer Worcester Housing Authority The WHA is the second largest public housing agency in MA, managing over 3000 public housing apartments and almost 4000 subsidized vouchers. The CPO will direct all procurement activities,... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
‘Tears and Cheers’ abound during first day of classesJodi Briggs wanted to assure parents of students new to Our Lady of the Present
‘Tears and Cheers’ abound during first day of classes
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Jodi Briggs wanted to assure parents of students new to Our Lady of the Presentation School that their children would be in good hands. Briggs, Presentation’s principal, had spent the first part of Wednesday morning first assuring the new students –... Read more
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Rappler
No freshmen in 32 UP Diliman courses – reportMANILA, Philippines – At least 32 courses at the University of the Philippines
No freshmen in 32 UP Diliman courses – report
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – At least 32 courses at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman have no freshman students after the full implementation of K to 12's senior high school program. Citing data from UP Diliman's Office of the University... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts pays $150M to make new MCAS testSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – No need to sharpen your pencils, kids. It looks lik
Massachusetts pays $150M to make new MCAS test
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – No need to sharpen your pencils, kids. It looks like your new standardized tests will be taken online, and it comes with a hefty price tag. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education just signed a contract to... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cleveland State Receives Tennessee Promise Forward Grant From THECThe Tennessee Higher Education Commission has awarded Cleveland State Community
Cleveland State Receives Tennessee Promise Forward Grant From THEC
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
The Tennessee Higher Education Commission has awarded Cleveland State Community College a Tennessee Promise Forward Grant totaling approximately $150,000. CSCC was one of five community colleges in the state to receive the grant that will assist in... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Lack of resources no barrier for teacherchildren. Siko said Kulozulu daycare was founded in 1996 by a “Mrs Mvume”, who
Lack of resources no barrier for teacher
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
children. Siko said Kulozulu daycare was founded in 1996 by a “Mrs Mvume”, who went on to teach Kulozulu Junior Secondary School as a Grade R teacher. FULL OF LOVE: Fikiswa Siko stands with a group of children outside Kulozulu daycare... Read more
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Boston Globe
Report alleges abuse, neglect at Middleborough school for special-needs studentsA private residential center in Middleborough for students with educational and
Report alleges abuse, neglect at Middleborough school for special-needs students
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
A private residential center in Middleborough for students with educational and psychiatric needs failed to properly respond to suicide attempts, ignored reports of verbal harassment by staff, and mistakenly administered medication, according to a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 16 August 2016Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • TUESDAY, 1
Questions & Answers - 16 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • TUESDAY, 16 AUGUST 2016Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m.Prayers.ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSSocial Housing—Reform1. TODD MULLER... Read more
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Adelaide Now
New school for Adelaide’s northeastA NEW Birth to Year 12 school will be formed by the merger of Windsor Gardens S
New school for Adelaide’s northeast
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
A NEW Birth to Year 12 school will be formed by the merger of Windsor Gardens Secondary College and Gilles Plains Primary School. It will open on the Windsor Gardens campus at the start of the 2017 school year, though the transition will happen over... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Therapeutic school didn’t stop bullying, self harmBOSTON (AP) — An advocacy organization for people with disabilities has release
Therapeutic school didn’t stop bullying, self harm
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — An advocacy organization for people with disabilities has released a report alleging a school for children and young adults with psychiatric issues has failed to prevent and properly respond to student suicide attempts and other acts of... Read more
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Standard Democrat
NMC R-1 to seek tax hike to balance budgetNEW MADRID, Mo. - At the Aug. 26 tax rate hearing, New Madrid County R-1 school
NMC R-1 to seek tax hike to balance budget
Standard Democrat / Posted 15 days ago
NEW MADRID, Mo. - At the Aug. 26 tax rate hearing, New Madrid County R-1 school officials will ask the Board of Education to approve a 15 cent increase in the District's tax rate. According to Dr. Sam Duncan, superintendent, after the New Madrid... Read more
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Providence Business News
Rebecca Plonsky, a licensed independent clinical social worker, is vice president of integrate
Rebecca Plonsky
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
, a licensed independent clinical social worker, is vice president of integrated behavioral health at CharterCARE Health Partners, which includes Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence and Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Passive students frowned upon under new teacher evaluation systemTeachers not only must make lesson plans, prepare their students for standardiz
Passive students frowned upon under new teacher evaluation system
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 days ago
Teachers not only must make lesson plans, prepare their students for standardized tests, meet with parents, grade homework, help plan Parent-Teacher Association programs and deal with classroom drama, but they also have to ready themselves for the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Private school tax credit scholarships go to 109 childrenAbout 110 students — mostly in Kansas City, Kan., and Topeka — attended private
Private school tax credit scholarships go to 109 children
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
About 110 students — mostly in Kansas City, Kan., and Topeka — attended private schools last school year under a state tax credit that funds scholarships for low-income families. It was the first school year in which such scholarships were awarded.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fewer college students opt to pursue career as teacheropt to pursue career as teacher | TribLIVE Bonnie Ordonez, chair of the divi
Fewer college students opt to pursue career as teacher
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
opt to pursue career as teacher | TribLIVE Bonnie Ordonez, chair of the division of education at Seton Hill University, photographed in her office on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, has overseen a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Most Brockton-area schools to start before Labor DaySchools district are becoming more likely to send students back prior to Labor
Most Brockton-area schools to start before Labor Day
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Schools district are becoming more likely to send students back prior to Labor Day. When students grab their backpacks and head out to bus stops this fall, many will do so with the calendar still stating August. Throughout the Brockton area, at... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Change in location, shortened school year approved for Brockton charter schoolThe New Heights Charter School of Brockton changed its proposed location less t
Change in location, shortened school year approved for Brockton charter school
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
The New Heights Charter School of Brockton changed its proposed location less than a month before its first day of class, delaying the beginning of its inaugural academic year, according to state education officials. BROCKTON – A request by the new... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Shortened school year approved for Brockton charter school due to delay in openingrequest by the new charter school in Brockton to shorten its inaugural year by
Shortened school year approved for Brockton charter school due to delay in opening
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 19 days ago
request by the new charter school in Brockton to shorten its inaugural year by four days was approved, according to state education officials, who are now expecting the operation to open at a different location after renovation delays at its... Read more
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Island Packet
10 things that are new in Beaufort County schools this yearEvery school year is a mix of the old and the new, and 2016-2017 is no differen
10 things that are new in Beaufort County schools this year
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Every school year is a mix of the old and the new, and 2016-2017 is no different. Students carry clean backpacks loaded with fresh school supplies, say good morning to a new set of teachers and, now another year older, see the familiar halls of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Tito Sotto“Tito” Sotto III continues to play an important role in the upper chamber, espe
FULL TEXT: INQ&A with Senator Tito Sotto
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
“Tito” Sotto III continues to play an important role in the upper chamber, especially after he helped secure the position of the current Senate president. Sotto, who has also weighed in on the reimposition of the death penalty and plans to amend... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Oil Money - Honey or Poison?'Last weekend Tahir Guest Palace, Kano, played host to the country's Energy Corr
'Oil Money - Honey or Poison?'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Last weekend Tahir Guest Palace, Kano, played host to the country's Energy Correspondents for a workshop on reporting oil and gas. This was at the invitation of Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) which has made it an annual event it... Read more
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Irish Examiner
ASTI set to strike for new staff’s equal payset to strike for new staff’s equal pay | Irish Examiner Niall Murray - Educ
ASTI set to strike for new staff’s equal pay
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
set to strike for new staff’s equal pay | Irish Examiner Niall Murray - Education Correspondent The restoration of equal pay for younger teachers would be required if an imminent ballot for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The First Ethiopian Paediatrician - Prof. Demissie HabteProf. Demissie Habte has spent most of his time saving the lives of countless c
The First Ethiopian Paediatrician - Prof. Demissie Habte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Prof. Demissie Habte has spent most of his time saving the lives of countless children suffering from diseases. He is one of the founding members of the Medical Science Faculty at Addis Ababa University. Above and beyond, he is the first Ethiopian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sheikh Zakzaky - Through the Eyes of His FollowersAbuja — Nearly 500 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) hit the str
Sheikh Zakzaky - Through the Eyes of His Followers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Abuja — Nearly 500 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) hit the streets of the Nigerian capital, Abuja, in protest this week. Young women wailed, while young men held up posters. From the city's central mosque to the federal secretariat,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rochas Okorocha's Endgame in Imo StateFirst, let us start by where Rochas Okorocha began: he was swept into governmen
Rochas Okorocha's Endgame in Imo State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
First, let us start by where Rochas Okorocha began: he was swept into government on the wings of the APGA, following a populist revolt at the polls in Imo state that threw out the PDP government of Mr. Ikedi Ohakim in 2011. Ohakim was a man of ideas.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
USD 501 superintendent brings sense of urgency to Topeka positionTOPEKA and JENNINGS, Mo. — Amid children’s books, framed news articles and phot
USD 501 superintendent brings sense of urgency to Topeka position
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
TOPEKA and JENNINGS, Mo. — Amid children’s books, framed news articles and photographs of students from her 23-year-career in three states, a painting hangs in the newly arranged office of Topeka superintendent Tiffany Anderson. A figure,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Local school start up informationArticle Tools Most graduation and classes end dates are tentative. ABINGTON H
Local school start up information
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Article Tools Most graduation and classes end dates are tentative. ABINGTON HEIGHTS Phone number: 570-586-2511 Online: www.ahsd.org Classes start: Sept. 7 Classes end: June 9 Graduation day: June 15 New for 2016-17: Elementary computer... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Will USD 501 superintendent repeat Jennings successes?TOPEKA and JENNINGS, Mo. — Amid children’s books, framed news articles and phot
Will USD 501 superintendent repeat Jennings successes?
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
TOPEKA and JENNINGS, Mo. — Amid children’s books, framed news articles and photographs of students from her 23-year-career in three states, a painting hangs in the newly arranged office of Topeka superintendent Tiffany Anderson. A figure,... Read more
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